STS 162 - Surveillance Technologies and Social Media

How do surveillance technologies shape our daily life?
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Faculty

Units

4

Prerequisites

Technocultural Studies 1 or STS 20

Quarters

Fall 2017

Description

This course studies the ubiquitous presence of CCTV, face recognition software, global tracking systems, biosensors, and data mining practices that have made surveillance part of our daily life. Exploration of the boundary between security and control, information and spying. 

Join Prof. Ravetto-Biagioli in STS 162 today!

GE credit: ACGH, AH or SS, OL, VL, WE.